|2015-03-01 Could a probiotic benefit the skin of young, healthy women?|
Is it time to shun the expensive face creams? In a new study, researchers claim a probiotic consumed once a day for 4 weeks proved beneficial for the skin of young, healthy women.
The research team, led by Hiromi Kimoto-Nira, PhD, of the National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO)
|2015-02-28 Menopause is a reason to have a 'health audit,' claim experts|
To coincide with International Menopause Day, the International Menopause Society publish a report that suggests taking certain actions at the time of the menopause may be important for avoiding chronic diseases in later life.
In developed countries, the natural age of menopause is between 50 and
|2015-02-27 Personalized ovarian cancer vaccines set for human trials|
It may not be too long before there is a personalized vaccine to treat patients with ovarian cancer, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of Connecticut say the vaccine stems from a new technique that identifies protein mutations in cancer cells, and the method is already set to
|2015/02/24 How widespread is natural Ebola immunity?|
The devastation that the world's worst Ebola outbreak is wreaking in West Africa is both heart-rending and alarming. Expert projections suggest worse is yet to come, and with cases now confirmed in the US and Europe, there are rising concerns that outbreaks may occur on other continents. However, as
|2015-02-22 Sugary soda drinks linked to cell aging|
Regularly drinking high levels of sugar-sweetened soda could lead to the premature aging of immune cells, leaving the body vulnerable to chronic diseases in a similar manner to the effects of smoking, according to research.
In a new study, scientists from the University of California-San Francisc